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  1. boots on the ground(Noun)

    The ground forces actually fighting in a war or conflict at the time of speaking, rather than troops not engaged or being transported to the fighting.

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How to say boots on the ground in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of boots on the ground in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of boots on the ground in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of boots on the ground in a Sentence

  1. John McCain:

    We need more boots on the ground, not the 82nd Airborne.

  2. John Jenkins:

    I think the likelihood of boots on the ground is very low, the Houthis are on home terrain, supported by Ali Abdullah Saleh, and have proved themselves effective fighters. They also have heavy weaponry and political support from Iran.

  3. Jeb Bush:

    We have to be engaged. And that doesn't necessarily mean boots on the ground in every occurrence.

  4. Tim Kaine:

    We have the availability of overwhelming air power, and we have boots on the ground that are ready and eager to fight -- the Peshmerga -- and they lack sufficient tools and equipment to do so. we cannot police a region that won't police itself, and so the ground troops need to be from the region, but the United States's strong support, via the air campaign, via training and equipping, helping guide the air campaign to make it effective -- that's what we should do.

  5. Domingo Marque?s:

    The difference is that we went out and we had boots on the ground and we did the interviews, statistically, it's like having interviewed the whole island.

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